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Acute Subdural Hematoma

Acute Subdural Hematoma | Symptoms & Signs | Diagnosis & Tests | Prevention & Expectations | Treatment & Monitoring

What can be done to prevent the injury?

Proper medical treatment of diseases that affect consciousness and balance can help reduce the number of subdural hematomas. Other measures that can reduce head injuries include:

  • wearing seat belts while riding in motor vehicles
  • following sports safety guidelines for children, adolescents, and adults
  • exercising control in high-speed sports, such as skiing

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    Author: James Warson, MD
    Reviewer: Adam Brochert, MD
    Date Reviewed: 06/01/01



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